Tag Archive for ‘Hanoi’

Vietnam, Laos sign cooperation deal in agriculture, forestry for 2017-18

The agriculture ministers of Vietnam and Laos signed a cooperation agreement on agriculture, forestry, fisheries, and rural development in 2017-2018 at a meeting in Hanoi on September 5. Vietnam’s Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong and Laos’ Minister for Agriculture and Forestry Liane Thykeo co-chaired the annual event on bilateral agro-forestry-fisheries ties. […]

Vinh Phuc seeks opportunities for exports to Russia

Permanent Vice Secretary of the Party’s Committee of northern Vinh Phuc province Tran Van Vinh has visited Russia as part of his tour of several European nations to promote trade. Vinh and his entourage arrived in Russia on September 3 for the start of the tour in the hope of seeking opportunities for goods from […]

NA panel to supervise management of Vietnam’s foreign loans

A delegation of lawmakers will supervise the implementation of laws and policies on the management and use of foreign loans. The delegation was set up under a resolution issued by the National Assembly Standing Committee. It will evaluate the issuance of legal documents and the implementation of policies and regulations relevant to the management and […]

Vietnam’s land use efficiency remains low

Land use efficiency in cities in Vietnam remains low due to delayed projects, unused houses and improper land use planning, according to experts. Chairman of Vietnam Construction Association Tran Ngoc Hung said that on average, every square kilometre of urban land in Vietnam was used by about 2,100 people, while in other Asian countries, the […]

Hanoi enjoys steady growth in all key sectors

Hanoi’s economy has expanded since the beginning of this year with steady growth recorded in all key sectors of industry, trade, tourism and services and agriculture, reported the municipal People’s Committee. The city’s industrial production index grew 6.5 per cent in the first eight months of 2017, of which the mining industry rose 7.1 per […]

Old Navy opens the first store in Hanoi

Old Navy, one of the famous brands under Gap Inc. from the US, officially opened its first store in Hanoi at a prime location in Vincom Nguyen Chi Thanh. In particular, Old Navy debuted on September 1. On the 655-square-metre space at Vincom Nguyen Chi Thanh, the store displays the typical fashion products of the […]

The three biggest risks in doing business in Vietnam

Injecting money in non-core business fields, experimenting in real estate projects, and having a bad financial foundation are the three most significant risks facing the business environment in Vietnam, according to Le Xuan Nghia, a respected economist, and six other businessmen who declined to be named. vietnam economy, business news, vn news, vietnamnet bridge, english […]

Co-working space an affordable alternative in Vietnam

Leasing co-working space is more cost-efficient for small businesses than traditional commercial leasing, where the area may be much larger than their needs, according to Ms. Hoang Dieu Trang, Senior Manager, Commercial Leasing, at Savills Hanoi. Serviced offices are by no means a new concept. They originally evolved from hotel business centers in response to […]

Hanoi, HCM City copy Dong Thap’s ‘businessmen café model

On August 24, a new ‘Businessmen’s Café’ opened in the northern province of Quang Ninh. Such special cafes have opened in many cities and provinces throughout the country, acting as a rendezvous point for local authorities and business people. In Dong Thap province, at a corner of the provincial People’s Committee office’s campus, some stone […]

Flycam drone users in Vietnam must be licensed

Camera-equipped drones, known as flycams, have become increasingly popular in Vietnam, especially among photographers and filmmakers, but few people know they need permission from the Ministry of Defense (MoD) to fly the devices. flycam drone users must be licensed hinh 0 VNA quoted the Thanh Nien (Young People) newspaper as reporting that sales of flycam […]